1886 Bavaria Germany - Ludwig II Nymphenburg Advertising Medal

  • Country: German States - Kingdom of Bavaria
  • King: Ludwig II (1864-1886)
  • Type: Advertising Medal
  • Years: 1886
  • Composition: Silver Plated Brass
  • Diameter: 38mm
  • Weight: 22.8g
  • Edge: Smooth
  • Obverse: Bust of Ludwig II facing right; legend around
  • Reverse: Nymphenburg advertising logo with dates above and signature below
  • Reference: KM# 378
Medal was originally attached to a ribbon used to slip it over the long necks of sparkling wine bottles from the Sektkellerei Nymphenburg of Munich as an advertising gimmick.
The company is still active today! "Nymphenburg Sekt": Is 'THE' name in Bavarian sparkling wine. Since 1955 Nymphenburg Sekt has become one of the strongest brands in Bavaria. More than 1.5 million bottles a year find their way to customers in all regions of Bavaria. Nymphenburg Sekt is also exported to a number of other European countries. The most famous and popular brands include “Nymphenburg Crystal Cabinet”, “Nymphenburg Gold” and the premium sparkling wine “König Ludwig II”. In addition to “Nymphenburg alcohol-free” they offer the on-trend customer “Nymphenburg with sparkling wine and elderflower”. Located in Trier, Nymphenburg GmbH has been an internationally-operational subsidiary of the Schloss Wachenheim Group since 2000.

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